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Durgapur Population - Purba Medinipur, West Bengal

Durgapur is a medium size village located in Bhagawanpur - I Block of Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 141 families residing. The Durgapur village has population of 619 of which 335 are males while 284 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Durgapur village population of children with age 0-6 is 68 which makes up 10.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Durgapur village is 848 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Durgapur as per census is 700, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Durgapur village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Durgapur village was 85.66 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Durgapur Male literacy stands at 93.22 % while female literacy rate was 76.95 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Durgapur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Durgapur village.

Durgapur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 141 - -
Population 619 335 284
Child (0-6) 68 40 28
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 85.66 % 93.22 % 76.95 %
Total Workers 238 176 62
Main Worker 65 - -
Marginal Worker 173 122 51

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Durgapur village of Purba Medinipur district.

Work Profile

In Durgapur village out of total population, 238 were engaged in work activities. 27.31 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.69 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 238 workers engaged in Main Work, 15 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.